First Edition of Booth Tarkington's Rumbin Galleries; Inscribed by Him

  • Rumbin Galleries.

Rumbin Galleries.

$100.00

Item Number: 65790

Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc, 1937.

First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, “Inscribed for Mr. Jerome Peltier by Booth Tarkington, Indianapolis, May 9, 1944.” Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Illustrated by Ritchie Cooper.

Booth Tarkington was an American novelist and dramatist best known for his novels The Magnificent Ambersons and Alice Adams. He is one of only three novelists to win the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction more than once, along with William Faulkner and John Updike.

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